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by Dan Savage So a non-pasty-faced Green Party spokesperson/hack had this to say yesterday in response to something pasty-faced me said on my podcast months ago: First, the Green Party actually does run candidates from dog catcher on up. Here are just...
From: The Stranger | By: Dan Savage | Friday, July 22, 2016
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Madea takes on Halloween, De Niro trains Robert Duran, and Chris Pine robs a bank in this week's movie trailer round-up.
From: FilmDrunk | By: Ashley Burns | Friday, July 22, 2016
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‘Love does strange things to people,’ says Aurora James, the Toronto-native, New York-based founder of Brother Vellies, the footwear and accessory brand winning a loyal following for its sometimes-fluffy, always on-point, sustainably crafted creations....
From: Wallpaper Magazine | Thursday, July 21, 2016
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In accepting the Republican party’s nomination for president last night, Donald J. Trump made history in more ways than one.The business mogul and reality TV star gave one of the most polished speeches of his career that was short on specifics but...
From: Boston Herald | By: Mark Perigard | Friday, July 22, 2016
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Don't rule out Donald Trump being an accomplice to Cruz's speech that shook the convention
From: Salon.com | By: Carrie Sheffield | Friday, July 22, 2016
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Zachary Quinto and Chris Pine take the Enterprise out for yet another spin.
From: Reason | By: Kurt Loder | Friday, July 22, 2016
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The VCR's demise may come as a shock, mostly because many thought it was already dead. But Japan-based Funai Electronic Co. has continued to manufacture the machines even as several generations of superior entertainment technology have come to market....
From: Denver Post | By: The Washington Post | Friday, July 22, 2016
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To the bankrupt city of Detroit, it was just another vacant lot—one of many abandoned eyesores strewn with garbage and six-foot-high weeds throughout the city. But to Tom Derry and his friends, the site of the old stadium where the Detroit Tigers once...
From: The American Prospect | By: Terry Cannon & Peter Dreier | Friday, July 22, 2016
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God bless Chelsea Clinton. Just when we were getting a little fed up with the Republican National Convention’s hold on the news cycle, she swooped with exactly the pick-me-up we needed: a “throwback Thursday” post full of glorious vintage photos...
From: Slate | By: Heather Schwedel | Friday, July 22, 2016
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Aaron Rodgers isn’t the only one thrilled to have Jordy Nelson back. (Getty) Last season, the Packers were the meat in the grinder. Staring with Jordy Nelson’s season-ending injury in the Preseason and punctuated with wretched efforts from Aaron...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Brad Evans | Friday, July 22, 2016
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(Image credit: Arden Wray) Name: Eliza Clark and Tim Trojian Location: Foxfire Mountain House — Mt Tremper, New York Size: 7200 square feet Years lived in: Owned 3 years A historic inn in the heart of New York's Catskill Mountains has been recently...
From: Apartment Therapy | By: Adrienne Breaux | Thursday, July 21, 2016
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Donald Trump started out his campaign by telling us that the American dream is dead, and he returned to those dark and pessimistic themes in his acceptance speech last night.00
From: Gone Hollywood | By: Doug Mataconis | Friday, July 22, 2016
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(Image credit: Esteban Cortez) When two people with vibrant personalities come together, it's only natural that their home matches their charm. In their 600 square foot West Oakland apartment, Maggie and Jose have put together plants, family heirlooms...
From: Apartment Therapy | By: Esteban Cortez | Thursday, July 21, 2016
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(Image credit: Arden Wray) Name: Eliza Clark and Tim Trojian Location: Foxfire Mountain House — Mt Tremper, New York Size: 7200 square feet Years lived in: Owned 3 years The Foxfire Mountain House is a recently restored 100-year-old vintage inn in...
From: Apartment Therapy | By: Adrienne Breaux | Thursday, July 21, 2016
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“Why are you here?” After the sixth or seventh time, the existential-sounding question made us feel as though we should have a better answer for why, indeed, we were visiting Saskatchewan, Canada. Because when we replied that we’d chosen this prairie...
From: Denver Post | By: Kyle Wagner | Friday, July 22, 2016
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A selection of skirts, pants and jeans from the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale that worked well on my clientele.
From: You Look Fab | By: Angie | Friday, July 22, 2016
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Although Obamacare continues to show symptoms of poor policy, conservative reform efforts must move pass mere calls for repeal and engage in a meaningful dialogue that seeks to limit the law's harm.
From: The American | By: Clayton Hale | Thursday, July 21, 2016
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Step one, we need to accept it’s here. Here’s what needs to happen next.
From: Politico | By: Tom Miller | Thursday, July 21, 2016
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While being able to apply crazy colors and other attention seeking customizations to your Rolex watch might have been the name of the game in the past, right now it seems like subtle hints at past models of the storied watchmaker are more en vogue. Bamford...
From: Selectism | By: David Fischer | Sunday, July 24, 2016
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In her return to MMA competition, Felice Herrig earned an extra $50,000 in a Performance of the Night bonus at UFC on FOX 20. Herrig, who hadn't competed inside the octagon in over a year, made an impressive return, submitting strawweight prospect Kailin...
From: MMA Fighting | By: Danny Segura | Sunday, July 24, 2016
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Be warned, vintage videophiles: Japan?s Funai Electric, a company that claims to be the last manufacturer of videocassette recorders (VCRs), will manufacture its last VHS player this month.
From: Forbes | By: Brittany Hodak | Saturday, July 23, 2016
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Eddie Wineland cued up a vintage performance for his hometown fans on Saturday. The first-ever WEC bantamweight champion brought his heavy hands with him to UFC on FOX 20 in Chicago on Saturday, as he dropped Frankie Saenz for a TKO win in the third...
From: MMA Fighting | By: Dave Doyle | Sunday, July 24, 2016
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There are 10-plus men’s teams and a few women’s.
From: Minneapolis Star Tribune | Saturday, July 23, 2016
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Sami Miro and Zac Efron went through some hard breakup earlier this summer, but it looks like things have not patched up between them. In her latest Twitter accusations, Sami revealed some things about her breakup with Zac Efron, which she promptly deleted....
From: The Inquisitr | By: Jenny Cox | Saturday, July 23, 2016
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Salon talks to Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein of Survive, the musicians who made Netflix's breakout scifi hit's sound
From: Salon.com | By: Jennifer Maerz | Saturday, July 23, 2016
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Holm entertains the idea of a bantamweight bout with Cyborg if she beats Valentina Shevchenko later tonight, but Cyborg accuses her of backtracking. According to Lance Pugmire of the Los Angeles Times, Holly Holm is open to a fight with Cristiane Justino...
From: Bloody Elbow | By: Lewis Mckeever | Saturday, July 23, 2016
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You are likely to be overcome with waves of nostalgia as soon as you see these unbelievable toys.
From: With Leather | By: billhanstock | Saturday, July 23, 2016
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Despite spending almost all my time in my bedroom, I think that living rooms are an essential part of designing an apartment or house. It's probably the first place you'll enter, and your guests will spend a lot of time there. If you have roommates,...
From: College Fashion | By: Priyunka - University of Texas at Austin | Saturday, July 23, 2016
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Looking at Sterling Shepard's fantasy potential. For New York Giants fans, there is not a draft pick that they are more excited about than Sterling Shepard. Not only his he considerably talented, but he is placed in a perfect situation for fantasy football...
From: Big Blue View | By: Keane Macadaeg | Saturday, July 23, 2016
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It's no secret that American vintage is a huge influence amongst a plethora of Japanese menswear brands. nonnative, whose 2016 spring/summer collection is entitled "Ground Control," is actually inspired by the by the state of Texas -- the label took...
From: Hypebeast | By: Hypebeast | Saturday, July 23, 2016
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(Image credit: Blissful and Domestic) One look at a vintage catalog will show you that interior decorating is a fickle mistress. What's hot one day could fall from graces the next. So how do you stay on top of trends and, more importantly, is there a...
From: Apartment Therapy | By: Taryn Williford | Saturday, July 23, 2016
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Prevailing curent wisdom says differently, but the underrated, creative Big Mac was better than the mechanical Duncan Lost in all the recent talk about the retirement of future NBA Hall of Famer Tim Duncan and his supposed status as the league's greatest...
From: Celtics Blog | By: Professor Parquet | Saturday, July 23, 2016
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In Dubai, success seems to lie with those businesses that are a part of the smart city transformation.
From: The National Abu Dhabi | Saturday, July 23, 2016
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The Mets gambled on bringing back Jose Reyes because they needed a leadoff hitter to spark their listless offense. What they envisioned came to fruition Friday night in Miami in what truly can be described as a must-win game. Reyes ripped three hits,...
From: Mets Merized | By: John Delcos | Saturday, July 23, 2016
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The German Army Trainer (or GAT) sneaker has a rich history attached to its name. In the 1970s, the German army commissioned brothers Adi and Rudolf Dassler, who respectively founded adidas and PUMA, to create a shoe for the military -- although it remains...
From: Hypebeast | By: Hypebeast | Saturday, July 23, 2016
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The Royals pulled off a vintage win on Friday night, defeating the Texas Rangers 3-1 behind a strong start from ace Danny Duffy and a flawless finish from the back end of the bullpen. The Kansas City Royals improved to 48-47 with their 3-1 victory, and...
From: Kings of Kauffman | By: John Viril | Saturday, July 23, 2016
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The overall 2016 version of Trevor Bauer remains impressive. The recent vintage, not so much. Facing an Orioles club known for the long ball didn't help in his latest start. Neither did the Indians right-hander's lackluster performance.
From: MLB.com | By: Ben Standig | Saturday, July 23, 2016
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MIAMI — Maybe the Marlins should have considered giving Jose Reyes a second chance, too. Returning to Miami for the first time since being shipped away after just one season (2012) at Marlins Park, Reyes put on a vintage do-everything performance to...
From: New York Post | By: Howie Kussoy | Saturday, July 23, 2016
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Located just south of Highway 24 in Oakland’s Rockridge area, it blends the traditional details of Arts and Crafts with contemporary conveniences. Open beam ceilings, antique chandeliers and exposed fasteners affixed to support beams speak to the home’s...
From: San Francisco Chronicle | By: By Jordan Guinn | Friday, July 22, 2016
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With every legendary sneaker, a compelling tale sits behind the history of its popularity. Take the Jordan 1 for instance – because of the original “Bred” (Black and Red) colorway of the sneaker breaking dress code, the shoe was banned from the...
From: High Snobiety | By: Marcus Cho | Saturday, July 23, 2016
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Some great stuff this week broadcasting live, after each night of the Republican National Convention. Jon Stewart’s desk piece last night was vintage Stewart, and Laura Benanti’s impression as Melania Trump was great. And we saw the return of Colbert’s...
From: Daring Fireball | By: John Gruber | Friday, July 22, 2016
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Netflix’s new series “Stranger Things” is getting a lot of love from a certain demographic: those of us who grew up in the 1980s. Twin-brother creators the Duffer Brothers — who previously wrote episodes of “Wayward Pines” — have cleverly...
From: New York Post | By: Sara Stewart | Friday, July 22, 2016
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I just didn't have enough dough.Featured here is a vintage, circa 1950's, children's wallet featuring the Baseball and the Dodgers. (Auction Link)  It had recently sold during Hunt Auctions recent internet-only offering, and I was an active bidder -...
From: Dodgers Blue Heaven | By: Ernest Reyes | Friday, July 22, 2016
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Die-hard Pokemon fans can collect this 'vintage' Pikachu trading card from 1998 for a cool six figures.
From: CNET | By: Jessica Dolcourt | Friday, July 22, 2016
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It’s a Futuristic Horse-carriage!Any avid transportation buff will know how cars evolved as a replacement to horse-carriages. All vintage cars retained palanquin-based visual elements. It is only with the......
From: Yanko Design | By: Sarang Sheth | Friday, July 22, 2016
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“What’s the last thing you bought online?” is a so-mundane-it’s-actually-interesting question. Which is why we’ve been repeatedly posing it to notable people we’ve encountered. This week we learned that Pat Cleveland bought an air conditioner,...
From: New York Magazine | By: The Editors | Friday, July 22, 2016
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A birthday retrospective.
From: New York Magazine | By: Catie L'Heureux | Friday, July 22, 2016
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Birdy Bardot is an Ocean Beach denizen obsessed with vintage instruments and hazy vibes. Her self-titled debut album was recently released via The Redwoods Music and is a solid collection of garage grooves infused with smoky psychedelia –such… (in...
From: The Hype Machine | Friday, July 22, 2016
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Vintageaerial.com is a photo archive of over 25 million photos from flyover country (PDF), capturing a time and place that may no longer exist. Some of us rural folk may have grown up with aerial pictures of their farms on the walls. My family had two...
From: MetaFilter | By: cass | Friday, July 22, 2016
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